The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 124 129 125
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 13 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.68% 1.07% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.11% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 16
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £57,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1862 2335 2324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.03% 96.53% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1629 2011 1913
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region.

DBA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +25 5 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Letchworth -5 3 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +4 2 £47,500 - 1
DBA
East of England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 19 (67.86%) SQL
3 15 (53.57%) Oracle
4 14 (50.00%) Linux
4 14 (50.00%) Windows
5 13 (46.43%) Oracle Database
6 11 (39.29%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
7 9 (32.14%) Data Guard
8 8 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (28.57%) Clustering
8 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (25.00%) High Availability
9 7 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 6 (21.43%) Driving Licence
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (21.43%) Oracle Exadata
10 6 (21.43%) Citrix
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (21.43%) Finance
11 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (17.86%) T-SQL

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) PaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (46.43%) Oracle Database
3 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (21.43%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
8 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
9 3 (10.71%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (7.14%) DB2
10 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Clustering
2 6 (21.43%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Fintech
3 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Solaris
3 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) AIX
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (25.00%) High Availability
3 5 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Operations Management
6 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.57%) Database Security
6 1 (3.57%) Database Tuning
6 1 (3.57%) ETL
6 1 (3.57%) Kanban
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) Server Building
6 1 (3.57%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
3 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 3 (10.71%) Perl
4 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) MCSA
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) MCITP
3 2 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Data Guard
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) Sybase
5 3 (10.71%) 3PAR
5 3 (10.71%) Computacenter
5 3 (10.71%) NetApp
5 3 (10.71%) VMware
6 2 (7.14%) RedGate
6 2 (7.14%) Teradata
Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago